Meanwhile, former Jamaica international forward Deon Burton makes his debut for Scunthorpe.
The 36-year-old, whose CV includes spells at Derby County, Charlton Athletic, Portsmouth and Stoke City, starts up front alongside Sam Winnall, who joined the Iron earlier this week.
Scunthorpe: Slocombe, Nolan, Mirfin, Canavan, Dawson, Hawkridge, Sparrow, Collins, Welsh, Burton, Winnall
Subs: Severn, Ribeiro, McAllister, Iwelumo, Godden, Howe, Clark
Mansfield: Marriott, Beevers, Dempster, McCombe, Jennings, Murray, Howell, Stevenson, Clucas, Dyer, Rhead
Subs: McGuire, Sutton, Briscoe, Speight, Meikle, Deakin, Palmer